Zinetac 300mg Tablet

  • Manufacturer : Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
  • Composition : Ranitidine 300mg
  • Generally Prescribed For : Gastric Ulcer | Heartburn | Indigestion
  • Estimated Price : 16.10 For 10 Tablets Strip

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Uses of Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

Zinetac 300mg Tablet is used to treat Gastric Ulcer, Heartburn, Indigestion, Gastroesophagal Reflux Disease (digestive disorder). Zinetac 300mg Tablet is also used for the treatment of upper gastrointestinal bleeding, to prevent ulcers, and to treat irritation or swelling of esophagus (the tube that runs from the throat to stomach).

How Zinetac 300mg Tablet works.

Zinetac 300mg Tablet is known as an H2 histamine blocker. Zinetac 300mg Tablet works by reducing the amount of acid in your stomach.

Side Effects of Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

The most common side effects of Zinetac 300mg Tablet are Headache, Confusion, Constipation, Abdominal pain, Diarrhea, Dizziness, Hair loss. These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

Do not consume Zinetac 300mg Tablet if you are allergic to Ranitidine. Take Zinetac 300mg Tablet 30-60 minutes before eating food. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

Dosage of Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

The dosage of Zinetac 300mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the user's age, health and many other conditions, please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Zinetac 300mg Tablet should be used with caution in children.

Overdose of Zinetac 300mg Tablet.

If you forget to take a dose of Zinetac 300mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Zinetac 300mg Tablet are drowsiness, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Zinetac 300mg Tablet is suspected.

Onset of Action Zinetac 300mg Tablet

It takes about 30 minutes to 1 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Zinetac 300mg Tablet

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 4-6 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

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  • Alcohol Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.

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  • Pregnancy Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Breastfeeding Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Driving This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

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  • Kidney This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Liver This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

... Frequently Asked Questions About Zinetac 300mg Tablet

Q.1) Can I buy Zinetac 300mg Tablet without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Zinetac 300mg Tablet? Ans. Zinetac 300mg Tablet used to treat Gastric Ulcer, Heartburn, Indigestion, Gastroesophagal Reflux Disease (digestive disorder). It is also used to treat Erosive Esophagitis (irritation or swelling of esophagus - tube that runs from throat to stomach). Q.3) How does Zinetac 300mg Tablet work? Ans. Zinetac 300mg Tablet works by reducing the amount of acid produced by stomach. Q.4) What are the side effects of Zinetac 300mg Tablet? Ans. The common side effects of Zinetac 300mg Tablet are Headache, Confusion, Constipation, Diarrhea, Dizziness. Q.5) Is Zinetac 300mg Tablet banned in India? Ans. Zinetac 300mg Tablet is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Zinetac 300mg Tablet safe to use? Ans. Zinetac 300mg Tablet is safe to use if you are not allergic to Ranitidine and do not have Porphyria disease (Porphyria is a group of disorders caused by an over-accumulation of porphyrin which helps haemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen in the blood). To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Q.7) How to use Zinetac 300mg Tablet ? Ans. Take Zinetac 300mg Tablet as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Zinetac 300mg Tablet? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Zinetac 300mg Tablet. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Zinetac 300mg Tablet last? Ans. Effect of Zinetac 300mg Tablet lasts for an average of 4-6 hours.

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Interaction

Drug :- antacids, sucralfate: Possibly decreased absorption of famotidine.

bone marrow depressants: Increased risk of blood dyscrasias.

itraconazole, ketoconazole: Possibly decreased absorption of these drugs.

Activity :- alcohol use: Possibly increased blood alcohol level.

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